Senior Contract Manager (VPSG6)

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: 03/08/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Rail Projects Victoria

Salary: $124,033 - $165,983

Occupation: Other

Reference: VG/1551620

Reference: VG/1551620

Occupation: Other

Salary Range: $124,033 - $165,983

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, Melbourne Airport Rail and the Western Rail Plan including fast rail between key regional cities and Melbourne. RPV is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of the project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning. Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA) comprises of Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP), Rail Projects Victoria (RPV, MTIA), North East Link Project (NELP), West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) and Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV).

About the opportunity

The Senior Contract Manager reports to the Manager, Commercial and supports the commercial contractual and financial management for the Regional Rail Revival Program of works.

Responsibilities include providing commercial and contractual advice through the tender preparation, evaluation, negotiation, contract award and delivery phases. The role will interface with similar roles on other Regional Rail Revival projects and with external commercial advisors and legal advisers to ensure a consistent and agreed approach is taken on the commercial and contractual positions which support project implementation. 

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be experienced in Preparing or reviewing tender documentation, evaluating tender proposals, negotiating contract terms and conditions and awarding major construction contracts and other significant procurement packages within various delivery models.
  • Be able to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team to achieve competing priorities within tight timeframes.
  • Have a Bachelor (or higher) qualification in Commerce, Economics, Engineering, Finance, Law, Project Management or related discipline is mandatory.

Why join us?

  • An emphasis on work / life balance
  • High-performing team environment
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Personal & Professional development opportunities
  • Committed to safety & wellbeing
  • Training & development opportunities

How to apply

Please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria. We want to know why you want to work for Rail Projects Victoria, why you are interested in the role, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role.

For a confidential discussion, please contact  Brdget Forbes, HR Advisor, 9655 6619.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Tuesday 3 August 2021.

Senior Contract Manager (VPSG6)

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Bridget Forbes, HR Advisor | 96556619

Senior Contract Manager (VPSG6)